Are you tired of looking into the crystal ball to predict when fly season will start? Did you already miss that magic 30-day window to start a feed-through to protect your pastured cattle from damaging horn and face flies? A … Read More
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Horn and face fly numbers can continue to build throughout the summer, which will put pressure on your control programs. Now is a good time to evaluate the pasture fly situation in your herd. Check during the early afternoon on … Read More
With summer upon us, so are the problems associated with fly infestations of cattle. Economic losses occur because flies torment cattle, sucking blood from the animals and spreading diseases such as pinkeye. However, effective control measures can keep fly populations … Read More
The goal of horn fly-management programs is to reduce the numbers of feeding adults on the animals and manage pastures to minimize larval survival. Because horn flies only lay their eggs in freshly dropped, individual dung pats, cultural manure-management practices … Read More
Insecticides have been placed into 29 different groups based on how they work—their “mode of action”—against insects. Of these 29 groups, only seven contain products that are registered for fly control, and among these seven groups, only five include products … Read More
Bayer to Conduct Large Scale Safety Study on Tolfenpro® Tags As fly season approaches, ear tags become a go-to fly control option for many producers for their effectiveness and ease of use. Last year, Bayer Animal Health launched Tolfenpro® ear … Read More